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MBE awarded to Regional Supervisor, David Bennett

18 January 2016

Regional Supervisor, David Bennett in Turkey, has received an MBE in recognition for his 'services to the Gallipoli Centenary Commemorations'.

David Richardson, Director of Horticulture and Mediterranean Area, said: "Congratulations to our colleague David Bennett on being awarded an MBE in the 2016 honours list.

On behalf of all your colleagues in MA and elsewhere in the Commission, please accept our congratulations on your achievement. I'm delighted for you."

Well done to David, the team in Turkey and to all involved at the Area and Head Offices in the preparation of the CWGCs sites in Gallipoli. From the operational side to the event coordination and media support during this significant period, this award is a credit to all in what was truly a joint team effort leading to this great accomplishment.